Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

extortion case


Angadia extortion case: Eight months on, Mumbai police fail to trace absconding IPS officer Saurabh Tripathi

October 18, 2022 7:43 pm

While the police arrested three lower-rung officers and bailed them out, the hunt for Tripathi fizzled out.

Woman booked on charge of extortion after BJP leader claims he was ‘honey-trapped’

July 14, 2022 3:36 am

In the 25-second video which went viral on social media, the woman is heard saying, “This man Shrikant Deshmukh has cheated me. He has a wife and is also in a relationship with me. I will show you. Why did you lie to me?”

Panchkula extortion case: Police raid house of key accused, recover Rs 24.60 lakh, pistol, jewels

June 10, 2022 6:36 am

The raid came after a special investigating team (SIT) interrogated Anil Bhalla and his son Sahil during a three-day police remand obtained from the district court, Panchkula, on Tuesday.

Haryana: ASI nabbed for running extortion racket, manages to flee from police custody

May 28, 2022 10:54 am

A separate case has been filed against the absconding ASI identified as Gurmez Singh and a hunt is on to arrest him, said the police.

3 officers held in Angadia extortion case released on bail

May 12, 2022 12:58 am

Currently, the domestic help at Tripathi’s parents’ residence and Tripathi’s brother-in-law, who were arrested by the crime branch, are still behind bars. “We will be filing a chargesheet against them as well in the next few days,” the officer added.

DCP got angadias probed on terror funding pretext, says chargesheet

May 03, 2022 10:08 am

So far, the police have arrested five persons, including three cops, and are on the lookout for Tripathi and his father who have been named as wanted accused.

Surat police arrest history-sheeter from ‘secret room’

March 27, 2022 10:52 am

Acting on a tip-off, over 50 police personnel, 4 police inspectors, 8 police sub-inspectors headed by Assistant Commissioner of police of Surat crime branch R R Sarwaiya, reached Jamrukhgali in Nanpura area Surat, on Friday evening.

BJP MLA: Probe if Maharashtra depts are conspiring against central agencies

March 23, 2022 9:22 pm

Saurabh Tripathi, a Maharashtra police officer, was suspended by the state government for allegedly extorting money from courier personnel pretending to be an income tax officer.

Angadia extortion case: ‘vital link’ between accused cops detained in Lucknow

March 20, 2022 8:45 am

A complaint filed by the Angadia Association of Bhuleshwar had alleged that Tripathi demanded Rs 10 lakh per month from them as bribe to allow them to run their business.

Mumbai: DCP named accused in angadia extortion case

March 15, 2022 10:40 pm

Mumbai police had last month registered an FIR against three policemen after some couriers complained that the local police had been demanding money from them.